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I Know Someone With Breast Cancer

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 71 People

    stumpy325 stumpy325 51-55, M 4 Responses Jun 17

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    A Great Woman Passed Tonight

    She started with breast cancer. He had a young son and was hoping for another child. During her chemo and radiation (despite what the dr said) she became pregnant with litterally a miracle child. She stopped her chemo and radiation until her little girl was born. For 5 years...
    sasha0309 sasha0309 36-40, F Dec 31, 2012

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    my wife starts treatments may the 8th,

    i appreciate hearing from anyone with suggestions or a word of encouragement,
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 16

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    Trying To Keep A Positive Attitude

    My wife was recently diagnosed with stage 0 DCIS. There appear to be multiple sites. She is dreading having her breast removed.  I'm trying to be supportive and reassure her that the main objective is to get cured, and then we can worry about the cosmetic aspect of it.  She...
    JAGandVSfan JAGandVSfan 51-55, M Dec 6, 2012

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    I Know Someone Who Died of Breast Cancer

    She was a close friend of mine that I had known for years.  She developed breast cancer last year.  She refused to go to a doctor even though she knew something was wrong because she did not have insurance.  She kept it a secret for who knows how long.  She was very...
    haydenrules haydenrules 31-35, F Feb 5, 2009

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    I have a necklace that ever time I open the

    locket I cry... It has a breast cancer sign on the outside of the locket When I pone it i see a pic of my dead grandma She died from breast cancer I can't stand opening that locket and seeing her face This morning I wonder if its still in there I opened it and cried I miss...
    RainbowWolf13 RainbowWolf13 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 9, 2014

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    Cancer Sucks!

    My mom was recently diagnosed with breast cancer and cannot have chemo/radiation due to heart disease
    Glassgrrl Glassgrrl 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 6, 2012

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    My Mum

    I lost my mother in 1984, due to breast cancer. When she told us, she had it in 1974, it was hard to take and we thought we would loose her soon. Now I have found out, that one of my other relatives has it and she has been going on for about 10 years. I keep praying, that...
    silentviper69 silentviper69 61-65, M 2 Responses Feb 7, 2012

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    Love Can Move Mountains....

    If you're part of this group and reading this, it's probably because you, or someone close to you is currently dealing with breast cancer, and I hope the following will give you some hope. My best friend was diagnosed with advanced breast cancer a few years ago. She had skipped...
    diablesse34 diablesse34 46-50, F 2 Responses Oct 2, 2013

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    My Mom Has Cancer, And I Didn't Take It So Great

    My mom was diagnosed with stage three breast cancer in July. I'm sixteen, and seeing her so week, so helpless, so depressed is like hell. Everyday its something new, her hair falling out, her fingernails falling out, the weight just melting off of her. It is doctor appointment...
    Dreamer413 Dreamer413 16-17 Dec 20, 2012

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    Well I Did :(

    It was my Aunt and sadly she did not survive.
    shadow1013 shadow1013 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 20, 2010

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    Related Experiences

    There's nothing like that feeling when you connect with someone who "gets" you. Someone with common experiences and something relevant to add. I'm always looking for that.
    itsreadymade itsreadymade 36-40, M 3 Responses 1 hr ago

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    I miss having people to talk to, people who understands me, understands my weirdness with no judgment. Life seams to be very complicated without some friend to keep you company...
    GlennSimpson348 GlennSimpson348 18-21, M 9 hrs ago

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    Anyone needing support of any kind can go to 7 Cups of Tea! Everyone is so supportive! Please be sure to share this link so that more people can get the support they deserve <3...
    ThatLovelyLady ThatLovelyLady 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    I've never been diagnosed with cancer, so from that perspective I cannot relate with many of you. My father died of lung cancer in 2009, and it was devastating for all of us, my...
    Nmajor Nmajor 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    I had this friend who I met online on twitter and we were so close to each other, I mean like Skype everyday and we wouldn't stop talking. She had a great life, great family and...
    ReemNoctis ReemNoctis 16-17, F 17 Responses 3 days ago

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    So this kid at my high school committed suicide around a few months before school ended. It was a big surprise to everyone at my school since he was pretty popular, had good grades...
    Cassgirlxoxo Cassgirlxoxo 13-15 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    My fiancee has leukaemia. I just want to know what can I do to help? What can I help to make her more comfortable and make her feel better. Any tips?
    caelmulryan caelmulryan 31-35, M 4 days ago

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    I am my husband's caregiver I stay at home and take care of 7 kids and take care of my husband's medical needs,I get paid for it,it makes me feel hurt that he can just say that I...
    shoni853 shoni853 31-35, F 4 days ago

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    My 34 year old sister and mother of two girls under 2 has breast cancer. I don't even know what to do or say. And all I am doing is worrying. She's been thru chemo, had surgery...
    kemc2010 kemc2010 31-35, F 6 days ago

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    Me of course I'm famous in my own mind lol
    Nanaboo52 Nanaboo52 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    I think a good male friend of mine may have Klinefelter syndrome. He fits many of the symptoms mentioned online including he is tall, a bit socially awkward, very wide hips and...
    pennyjd pennyjd 36-40, F a week ago

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    My friends daughter has a brain tumor and she's only 4 😔. http://www.gofundme.com/xk727yk
    tiara29 tiara29 26-30, F Jun 21

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    I am done making excuses. this man as hurt me so much. I feel suicidal. my bday was friday. we had plans. (little back story) he told me he's never left America except for when he...
    PhoenixGoddess PhoenixGoddess 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 21

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    My older brother took his own life 5 months ago. There are times that it doesnt feel real then I would try to look for him in the house and realize that I will never find him coz...
    Somecrazygurl Somecrazygurl 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 21

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    I guess the only way to say this is to be blunt. About a month ago one of my best friends killed himself. It was pretty brutal and out of the blue. He was having an off day, which...
    EnigmaVolt EnigmaVolt 18-21, M Jun 21

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    I'm not into astrology, but this is me lolWistful, shy, and mysterious, Cancer is ruled by the Moon. A Cancer man is reserved when he first meets someone new and it will take many...
    PopMuzik PopMuzik 51-55, M 1 Response Jun 20

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    My roommate and I have been at odds with one another basically since we moved in together. Our plan was to halve everything, but within the first month she was already complaining...
    VioletMerryweather VioletMerryweather 31-35, F 2 Responses Jun 20

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    Very nice :)
    mintybear2 mintybear2 46-50, F 1 Response Jun 20

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    I lost my grandma four years ago (in August) She had breast cancer that spread throughout her whole body. She didn't even know she had anything wrong until she went to the doctor...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 20

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    I'm thirteen and my friend just got diagnosed with bone cancer. His leg gradually started to feel worse and we both just thought it was nothing. Then they found out he has cancer...
    reagan1017 reagan1017 13-15, F 3 Responses Jun 19

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    A Loving Mother I did not know her really well, but would like to pay tribute to her, here. She was a married woman with young children, who was diagnosed with terminal cancer. In...
    borrioboola borrioboola 51-55, M 3 Responses Jun 17

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    The School Governor He was a school governor, from a military background, as charming and apparently happy man as I have ever met. He was pleasant to everyone: a loving family man...
    borrioboola borrioboola 51-55, M 1 Response Jun 17

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    The Schoolfriend He was one of the cleverest people I ever met, getting spectacular grades in all his exams. He was gentle and civilised. He married and had a child. He did not...
    borrioboola borrioboola 51-55, M 1 Response Jun 17

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    Breast cancer runs in my family. My grandmother passed away from it years ago. A few days ago I felt a lump that concerned me. My mom said it was fine and put my mind at ease, but...
    lizygurl lizygurl 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 16

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    I'm looking for a feeder I have no weight limit I'm looking now I only do real life
    feedeeforyou feedeeforyou 18-21, F Jun 16

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    JadeFawkes. She is a year younger today. Happy birthday girlie !
    PoutingEnigma PoutingEnigma 26-30, F Jun 16

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    I'm so relieved. I found out that a guy I thought was crushing on me is in a relationship. Even other people noticed and let me know that they thought he liked me. It makes me feel...
    goshgollydolly goshgollydolly 22-25, F Jun 15

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    My family, but I will not say who to protect then. I see much more in them than fame and money so it doesn't matter to me. To me they are just my family who I love very much.
    AngelOfGod1506 AngelOfGod1506 22-25, F Jun 15

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    I got a few breast kits for the women in my life. After my aunt passed away, I believe women should check themselves often and early detection can make all the difference. Get one...
    PlexusSlimChick PlexusSlimChick 22-25, F Jun 15

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    I got a few breast kits for the women in my life. After my aunt passed away, I believe women should check themselves often and early detection can make all the difference. Get one...
    PlexusSlimChick PlexusSlimChick 22-25, F Jun 15

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